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Surgical Skills
Rheumatoid Arthritis Joint Change
Textbook, Berger-Weiss
Ulnar Nerve Palsy
Textbook, Berger-Weiss
Survey Summary
Clinical Paper Session 04: Soft Tissue / Dupuytren’s - 2012
Creator: F. Thomas D. Kaplan MD; Vincent R. Hentz MD; James Tursi MD; Greg Kaufman MD; Ted Smith PhD
Precourse 10: ​Macrodactyly: When to Debulk, Perform Epiphyseodesis or Resect the Ray
Precourse 10: Congenital Hand Surgery (2012 Annual Meeting)
Creator: Marybeth Ezaki MD
Use of Segmental Aponeurectomy: Dupuytren's Disease Symposium
Dupuytren's Disease Symposium
Duration: 9:24
Featured Images
Figure 2: Thomas Jefferson's wrist strap
Correspondence News Image
Thomas Jefferson and the Wrist Injury that Changed American History
The strap contains a flat brass disc, which when worn, would provide pressure directly over the scapholunate interval of the dorsal wrist.
Thomas Jefferson and the Wrist Injury that Changed American History
Creator: Brian Rinker, MD, FACS
Figure 1: Surgical exploration
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Red Flags Galore: Food for Thought
The medial antebracheal nerve was noted to be clamped along with the basilic vein by a single vessel clip, presumably during the vein graft harvesting process
Red Flags Galore: Food for Thought
Creator: Alexander Payatakes, MD
Figure 3: Custom Heiss Retractor
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In Office Surgery, What I Have Learned After 250 Cases
I straightened the prongs and ground off one of the 4 on each side (Figures 3-4).
In Office Surgery, What I Have Learned After 250 Cases
Creator: James G. Reid, MD
Figure 2: Exploration of forearm wound with mycobacterium chelonae infection
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Mycobacterium Chelonae Infections of the Hand
I explored the forearm wound, finding brown granulation tissue over the brachioradialis and extensor carpi radialis muscles
Mycobacterium Chelonae Infections of the Hand
Creator: Michael S. Norris, MD
ASSH Newsletters
BOHS Newsletter
May 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Article summarizes meaningful use and its requirements for 2014.
May 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Jonathan Tueting, MD
Correspondence News
April 2011 Correspondence News
It is helpful to obtain pre-approval for therapy and splints prior to surgery scheduling, particularly when working as a contract provider for various federal agencies.
April 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Timothy Kirkland, MD
Coding Corner Newsletter
January 2012 Coding Corner
Article compares coding and reimbursement for various treatments for Dupuytren's contracture.
January 2012 Coding Corner
Creator: Daniel Nagle, MD
Correspondence News
May 2013 Correspondence News
Lack of resources, not lack of skill, results in community hand surgeon transferring microvascular patients to the university.
May 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: Dagmar H. Rehse, MD
New CME Courses
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Online Course

Subscribers will find articles designed for CME in the Review section of the Journal of Hand Surgery.

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Online Course - MOC Approved
This is an internet-based, enduring material CME activity based upon the digital capture of an instructional course (IC07) presented at the 2013 ASSH Annual Meeting.
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Online Course - MOC Approved
This is an internet-based, enduring material CME activity based upon the digital capture of an instructional course (IC25) presented at the 2013 ASSH Annual Meeting.
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